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outsourcing to china blue there is a new phenomena bringing chinese students to college. but it's not clear cut outcome as pass/fail. >> 23-year-old arial jhang the central chinese province has a new normal at the u.s. college and universities. for the third straight year, most foreign students one in four hail from china. 194,000 students, 23% increase in previous year. >> they are paying tens of thousands in tuition. they are very driven. >> aggressive recruiting brings challenges. chief among them is trouble with the language. at some schools they use head set for english to mandarin translation. at the university of san francisco that enrolls hundreds of students from china, an administrator got fed up and quit. dale smith was associate dean at the usf business school. and isn't talking. but according to account in "san francisco chronicle" he feared influx that it might dilute the educational experience for the business students. i'll a valid concern, say experts who suggest the admission board rely as much on rig louse language screening as on test scores. >> it could go smoothly. it
of china is under $6,000. so far no, buyers. of course nasa is not buying a pod or the apocalypse, itself. the is so confident that the world will not end friday, it released a debunking video early. it was intended to play on december 22. another group not taking the end of the world precautions are the mayans themselves. daily life continues as mayan population. they said the world will end but we don't know when it will end. piece of history could be yours if the price is right. president bush offering off the f-150 pickup truck used on his ranch in texas after his presidency, during the presidency. the proceeds benefiting the fisher house foundation, to assist the military families. good news about a traffic ticket. when do you hear that? carlo poz owled over in -- was pulled over in north texas he told the officer he had no excuse other than he couldn't afford the ticket. the officer left him with a citation, warning and $100 bill. he told the local police station he helped me out when i needed it and i appreciate that. i'll never forget that man. he used the money pay for his and hi
, serbia, turkey, china and elsewhere. now the big question, since we're still here, what to to do about dinner? it could be end of traumatic stay in mexican jail for former u.s. marine arrested on vacation. correspondent steve harrigan has the story of an effort to get their son home for the holidays. >> john hammer's family goal was to get him home by christmas now. his parents, lawyer and congresswoman all say they expect his release today. >> amen, hallelujah, wonderful early christmas president for the family. the community rallied for john's liberty. >> the 27-year-old former marine is a combat veteran who served in iraq and afghanistan. after treatment for post traumatic stress disorder he and another former marine bought a used winnebago and planned surfing trip through mexico and costa rica. hammer's family maintains he declared the antique rifle he planned to use the hunt birds to custom agents on both sides of the border. he was arrested after entering mexico a taken to the notorious prison filled with drug cartel where for a time he was chained to a bed. his parents began to
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